In the laboratory, capital Institute of physical chemistry of RAS there was a fire

In Moscow firefighters extinguished a fire in the building of Institute of physical chemistry and electrochemistry named after A. N. Frumkin on Leninsky Prospekt, told TASS in the Metropolitan Chapter of the Ministry of emergency situations.

According to the Agency, in one of the rooms ignited the magnesium in the area of 20 square meters. Employees of the Institute were evacuated, nobody has suffered.

A source in the emergency services of the TV channel “360” clarified that the fire occurred in a lab on the third floor. The flames were visible from the window. Edition published photos from the scene.

Earlier in March, was on fire lab Center for the testing of drugs on Nagatinskaya street of the capital, reported Agency city news “Moscow”. The staff of the facility were evacuated.